Demolishing of structures built on waterways.

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demolition exercise carried out in Nnewichi Nnewi, where Anambra State Government was demolishing structures built on Waterways.

House structures constructed on flood channels in considered illegal development as this situation is usually associated with erosion problems when flood water no longer follow the proper channels made for it.

The Chairman of Anambra State Physical Planning Board has issued a stern warning to Developers in Anambra State to ensure they submit their building plans for approval and avoid constructing illegal structures in unsuitable locations. He asked them to always build within approved areas as any structures built on water ways will be pulled down and the Developer prosecuted.